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  • The Stat Line of the Night — 6/8/10 — Stephen Strasburg

    The Stat Line of the Night — 6/8/10 — Stephen Strasburg

    It’s being called the most hyped Major League debut by many people in and around baseball.  Just take a look for yourself, however.  Stephen Strasburg’s minor league games have been televised and every stat of his has been analyzed on ESPN and other national media outlets.  When it was announced that he would be making […]

  • Pete Rose’s Corked Bat?

    Pete Rose’s Corked Bat?

    Is this an x-ray of a corked bat once used by the great Pete Rose? According to Deadspin it is “a Mizuno PR4192 bat, commissioned by Pete Rose specifically for his 1985 chase of baseball’s all-time hits record.” As you know, corking your bat in baseball is highly illegal, per rule 6.06(d), so this could […]

  • Josh Cribbs Signs the LeBron James ‘Witness’ Mobile (Video)

    Josh Cribbs Signs the LeBron James ‘Witness’ Mobile (Video)

    Cleveland’s second biggest athlete, Josh Cribbs of the Cleveland Browns, officially made his pitch for LeBron James to stay and re-sign with the Cavaliers. Cribbs is seen first in this video saying, “You da king, you da king, baby boy. Stay here,” before signing a specially-made LeBron Mobile that is serving as the petition to […]

  • 12-Year-Old Grabs Bull By The Horns; Injured (Video)

    12-Year-Old Grabs Bull By The Horns; Injured (Video)

    As a 12-year-old boy, I think all I wanted to do was ride my bike without the training wheels and start small fires.  This 12-year-old French-Mexican boy named Michel “Michelito” Lagravere, the youngest to perform in Mexico City’s main bullfighting ring, killed a nearly-900 pound bull! He wasn’t as successful on his second attempt, though, […]

  • Picture Of The Day: This Movie Should Be Great

    Picture Of The Day: This Movie Should Be Great

    Hmmm…I just wish these websites provided better descriptions for what these movies are actually about. So from the picture it looks like volleyball…but then I see The Karate Kid III mentioned there too. Wait — there was a Karate Kid III? Seriously? What did he fight in that one — arthritis? Anyway, so do they […]

  • Mexican Wrestler Punches Grabby Fan (Video)

    Mexican Wrestler Punches Grabby Fan (Video)

    Is this fan a n00b? Everyone knows you don’t go around trying to unmask pro wrestlers. That can be very dangerous…as this old man found out. How about the bravery of the guy in the hat? He waits until the masked wrestler is back in the ring before he throws a few “punches” out there. […]

  • Albert Pujols: Baseball’s Nice Guy

    Albert Pujols: Baseball’s Nice Guy

    The list of jerks throughout pro sports is a lengthy one, and too often we read about them instead of the good guys in sports. But today we have a nice story about one of baseball’s nice guys, slugging St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols. Pujols recently hit his 14th homerun of the season […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 6/7/10 – Adrian Gonzalez

    The Stat Line of the Night – 6/7/10 – Adrian Gonzalez

    The Phillies and Padres were deadlocked in a 0-0 tie last night in the 7th inning.  Cole Hamels, the Phillies ace, was looking as dominant as ever.  He was carrying a no-hitter into the 7th and even though his team could not score a run, it seemed fairly certain they would win with Hamels looking […]

  • Parkour Stunt Fail (GIF)

    Parkour Stunt Fail (GIF)

    Upon first glance, it would seem as though this kid is as awesome as they get.  After all, it isn’t everyday that we see someone pull off an unbelievable stunt like this.  And just when it appears as though he has executed it to perfection, he is confronted by a perfectly placed box.  And down […]

  • Young Phillies Fan Takes A Big Gulp Of Beer

    Young Phillies Fan Takes A Big Gulp Of Beer

    When it comes to Phillies fans at Citizens Bank Park, there appears to be a few unwritten rules:  You are never too old to fight, too fast to be tasered, too busy for a lap dance, or too young to have a beer.  It must have been another hot summer day, but at least this […]

  • Blue Jays’ Ball Boy Disciplined by Ump, Officer and Mascot (Video)

    Blue Jays’ Ball Boy Disciplined by Ump, Officer and Mascot (Video)

    Catch balls that are ruled foul and steer clear of those called in-play.  Sounds simple, but life as a ball boy is not always as easy as it seems.  One wrong move and you can have everyone against you, including umpires, police officers, and mascots.  That was the case for one ball boy this weekend […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Surfing In Present Day Florida…Thanks BP

    Picture Of The Day: Surfing In Present Day Florida…Thanks BP

    A day at the beach with your surfboard can often be accompanied by several pleasing images.  Unfortunately for those living along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, things are not looking quite as good these days thanks to BP.  In fact, I am wiling to bet that those who have overlooked the devastating oil […]

  • Paul Pierce To Lakers Fans: “We Ain’t Comin’ Back To L.A.”

    Paul Pierce To Lakers Fans: “We Ain’t Comin’ Back To L.A.”

    After the Lakers easily took Game 1 of the NBA Championship Finals against the Boston Celtics, it appeared as though the series was over before it had even begun.  That was until last night, when the Celtics rebounded to take Game 2 in Los Angeles, and in the process, take control of the ever-so-important home-court […]

  • Shigeyuki Uchiyama Loses His Ear During MMA Bout

    Shigeyuki Uchiyama Loses His Ear During MMA Bout

    Things were going according to plan for Shigeyuki Uchiyama as he put together combinations of punches and knees, taking control of his fight against Masaya “J-Taro” Takita.  However, only a few minutes into the second round, a double-leg takedown would cost Uchiyama both his ear and the fight. Let’s call this his Evander Holyfield moment. […]